Pipeline protesters to hold hands, encircle White House
November 6th, 2011
08:56 AM ET
2 years ago

Pipeline protesters to hold hands, encircle White House

Washington (CNN) – Thousands of protesters held hands and encircled the White House grounds on Sunday, demanding President Barack Obama reject a proposed oil pipeline that would stretch between Canada and Texas.

"Stop the pipeline, yes we can!" the environmental activists chanted about the 1,700-mile Keystone XL project.

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Filed under: Canada • President Obama • Texas • White House
soundoff (4 Responses)
  1. Ed 1

    Let's see more jobs, cheaper oil, get away from OPEC where we can, or is just you stupid people just want to protest everything I am thinking the ladder.

    November 6, 2011 09:03 am at 9:03 am |
  2. Rick McDaniel

    The WH won't support you. This deal is about money, and government, in the end, always sells out to business.

    November 6, 2011 09:06 am at 9:06 am |
  3. Dave, Central Illinois

    Will Obama kill more jobs by working to cancel it? Depends on what his largest doners tell him to do....

    November 6, 2011 09:08 am at 9:08 am |
  4. vic , nashville ,tn

    Pollution Vs Jobs tough decision to make for president when unemployment at 9% , we can create jobs many ways with out polluting the air or water

    November 6, 2011 10:20 am at 10:20 am |